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Tuesday Aug 19 | Chicago Cubs

Bryant returns to lineup in Triple-A Iowa

Top Cubs prospect Kris Bryant returned to Triple-A Iowa's lineup Tuesday, going 1-for-3 with a double, a walk and a strikeout against Salt Lake.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Coghlan, Chicago Cubs, Arismendy Alcantara

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Baez's first Wrigley homer leads Cubs to win

Javier Baez gave them reason to celebrate with his first home run at Wrigley, a towering shot that cleared the left field bleachers, and Anthony Rizzo followed with his 27th of the season to power the Cubs to a 4-2 victory Wednesday night over the National League Central-leading Brewers.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Martin Maldonado, Arismendy Alcantara, Rickie Weeks

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Gaslamp Ball

El Paso Chihuahuas ruin Wade LeBlanc's birthday, beat Salt Lake Bees 13-2

Wade LeBlanc has moved around quite a bit since the Padres traded him for John Baker after the 2011 season.


Related Topix: Sports, Wade LeBlanc, Baseball Players, Dustin Richardson, Jake Goebbert, Rymer Liriano, Yoslan Herrera

Wed Jul 30, 2014


And That Happened: Tuesday's scores and highlights

Yankees 12, Rangers 11 : This game should be on an episode of "I love the 90s" with play-by-play being done by Hal Sparks and Michael Ian Black.


Related Topix: Sports, J.P Arencibia, Baseball Players, Chad Qualls, Dan Uggla, Matt Kemp, Kyle Gibson

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Japan Times

Wada finally gets first win

After nine seasons in Japan and three years in the minor leagues, Cubs starter Tsuyoshi Wada finally picked up that elusive first major league victory.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Nolan Arenado, Evan Gattis, Craig Kimbrel